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LETTER FROM THE EDITOR
Connect • TRENDING | YJ TRIED IT | SEVA
Music Icon Tina Turner Stays Grounded While She Keeps on Rollin’
Can You Actually Strengthen Your Pelvic Floor?
Brainspotting Helped Me Find My Blind Spots— And Face Them Head-On
Let’s Create Safe Spaces for Transgender and Nonbinary Yogis
Thrive • GLOW | EAT | WISDOM | TRANSFORM | EDITORS’ PICKS
Discover the Tranquility of a Tea Ritual
This Year’s Winter Harvest Takes The Cake
Wolf Wisdom • Straightforward advice from one yogi to another.
Yoga Helped Me Master the Art of Sucking at Snowboarding
Elevate Your Meditation Practice by Engaging Your Senses
Practice • POSES | ANATOMY | HOME PRACTICE | MINDFULNESS | MEDITATION | SEQUENCING
Ardya Matsyendrasana • Half Lord of the Fishes Pose, a seated spinal twist, improves posture, stimulates the digestive tract, and offers a deep, cleansing stretch.
Ardya Matsyendrasana Variations
5 Mindful Tips to Beat Stress and Boost Your Immune System
A Sequence for Liberating Your Soul
Finding Enchantment In Imperfectness Can Heal Us All
4 Steps to Help Manage Overwhelming Emotions
Exploring Kaiut Yoga
Pride and Joy • Amber Karnes is teaching us to honor our highest selves—and tearing down patriarchal ideology in the process.
Redux Resolution • Feel like 2020 has lasted three years? We asked five experts to create rut-busting inner-peace routines to help usher in the new year—and some renewed energy.
Compassionate Leadership • Yoga and mindfulness can teach us how to bebenevolent leaders who foster deep listening, tactful truth-telling, clear communication, and inclusivity.
Heal Thy Self? • A new trend promises better mental wellness without the help of Western medicine. Is it unsafe—or just what we need?
10 Questions With Liv Lo Golding • While living in Singapore, the entrepreneur (and wife of Crazy Rich Asians star Henry Golding) created FitSphere—an at-home fitness program combining yoga, HIIT, and strength training—to fill the deficit of workout classes in her area.